Heavy, Heavy Hangs Over Thy Head

Rockwell Kent, American, 1882 - 1971



Lithograph on wove paper

Edition of 100

Image: 9 1/8 × 11 15/16 in. (23.2 × 30.4 cm)

Sheet: 11 × 15 15/16 in. (28 × 40.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Hood Museum of Art Acquisitions Fund



George C. Miller


Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed, in graphite, lower right margin: Rockwell Kent; inscribed, in graphite, lower left margin: To Lewis and Bobbie; inscribed, in stone, across lower edge: HEAVY HEAVY HANGS OVER THY HEAD

Exhibition History

Recent Acquisitions: Carracci to Warhol, Lower Jewett Corridor, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 15-December 11, 1983.


Jeannot R. Barr, Inc., Northport, New York; sold to present collection, 1983.

Catalogue Raisonne

Dan Burne Jones, The Prints of Rockwell Kent: A Catalogue Raisonne, 1975, no. 137.

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